21 Lessons for the 21st Century

21 Lessons for the 21st Century: 'Truly mind-expanding... Ultra-topical' Guardian

General History , Science, Study & Work, Smart Thinking, Non-Fiction
Paperback Published on: 22/08/2019
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From the author of the international bestsellers Sapiens and Homo Deus

Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus looked to the future. 21 Lessons for the 21st Century explores the present.

How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions?

What can we do about the epidemic of fake news or the threat of terrorism?

What should we teach our children?

Yuval Noah Harari takes us on a thrilling journey through today's most urgent issues. The golden thread running through his exhilarating new book is the challenge of maintaining our collective and individual focus in the face of constant and disorienting change.

Are we still capable of understanding the world we have created?

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781784708283
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Weight: 370g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 31 mm

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21 Lessons for the 21st Century
Not for me
I found this book quite boring and long. Certainly some very interesting views raised but just not for me.
Adrianna Keczmerska
21 Lessons for the 21st Century
Must read it!
Awesome book!
Bianca Bibiri
21 Lessons for the 21st Century
An absolute must read for anyone who is interested in our future
This book should be compulsory reading for secondary schools and anyone who has an interest in where we are going and how we got there. I found it very en... READ MORE
Edwyn Mccann